updated 04:25 pm EST, Wed November 18, 2009
T-Mobile Complete prepaid packages introduced
T-Mobile on Wednesday released new T-Mobile Complete prepaid packages that include a choice of handsets smartphone and one month of talk time without an associated contract. With this move, the provider has become the first in the US to offer a prepaid BlackBerry handset, the Curve 8520.
The first of the four Complete packages is now available, comprised of the Samsung Gravity handset and the free month of talk time. It costs $130. Pricing for the Curve 8520 handset is not known, but is expected to cost $350. A third bundle with the Samsung t239 should cost $60, while details on the fourth handset are unknown at this time.
The other three T-Mobile Complete packages will arrive soon Best Buy stores and some Walmart locations. The packages start at $60, while plans start at $50 per month.